Armed robbery at Sunoco Convenient Store

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MACON, Ga.- Bibb County Deputies are investigating an armed robbery that took place just after 10:30 p.m. Monday night, at the Sunoco Convenient Store located at 4691 Log Cabin Dr.

According to a report from the Bibb County Sheriff's Office, when the responding deputy arrived at the store, an employee told him that he was in the back filling the coffee pot when two male suspects walked in.

The report said that one of the suspects was carrying a handgun, demanded money from the employee and said he would shoot the clerk if he didn't comply with the suspect's requests.

According to the report, the employee ran behind the counter, which was enclosed by a glass booth, and locked the door behind him. The suspect threatened to shoot the clerk through the glass and stuck his gun under the glass to point it at the employee.

The report said that the employee gave the gunman two bags filled with an undisclosed amount of money before the two suspects ran out of the store.

No one was injured during the incident.

If you have any information you are asked to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500, or call the Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.

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